What to include in Software Test Plan (STP)

Scope of the tests

• The software package to be tested (name, version and revision)

• The documents that provide the basis for the planned tests

Testing environment

• Sites

• Required hardware and firmware configuration

• Participating organizations

• Manpower requirements

• Preparation and training required of the test team

Tests details (for each test)

• Test identification/ Test objective

• Cross-reference to the relevant design document and the requirement document

• Test class/Test level (unit, integration or system tests)

• Test case requirements

• Special requirements (e.g., measurements of response times, security requirements)

• Data to be recorded

Test Schedule

• Preparation

• Testing

• Error Correction Regression Tests

Author Bio

Shalu Chawla works in the field of Automation Engineer, QA Analyst and Business Analysis. For more about her please visit her website www.shaluchawla.com . You can also visit me in my other website on wellness by clicking on https://shalu-chawla.org/ if interested in meditation or https://shalu-chawla.net/ if interested in travel topics.


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